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Simplon Pass: Mountain Brook

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Inscription

Recto, l.r.: John S. Sargent; verso in Sargent's hand: Alpenrosen

Provenance

Purchased from the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, April 4, 1912

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

about 1909-11

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.7 x 50.9 cm (14 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.213

Medium or Technique

Translucent and opaque watercolor, with wax resist, over graphite on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors